Yei, 22nd August 2017. Some SPLA-IO are fighting to own military ranks and some consider it for personal interests, says Tore County Commissioner.
Martine Mullai Dudu says he got report from Kinshasa, DR Congo that youth of Tore who have picked up arms against government are making business in the bush, Radio Easter reports.
He reveals that the young people have brought machines from Congo and they are mining gold in Angafu Forest of Tore County.
The Commissioner claims that some Congolese youth together with their South Sudanese counterparts are destroying natural resources in the bush.
Commissioner urges the youth of Tore to respond to the grassroots’ peace initiative in South Sudan.
The commissioner was speaking during Tore community meeting on Saturday in Yei.